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Why Is Talking About Money So Taboo?

Think about conversations you have had with friends and family. My oldest friend and I met in kindergarten. We have gone through everything together — death, marriage, divorce, job losses, and childbirth. Yet, the one thing we don’t discuss is money. We talk about it in general terms but I have no idea what her real financial situation is, and she doesn’t know mine. When my girlfriends and I get […]

Summertime Spending: How to Protect Your Wallet from the Sun
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Summertime Spending: How to Protect Your Wallet from the Sun

Written by Jessica Catalli As the rain washes away the last of a relentless winter season, we find ourselves anticipating the arrival of warm weather, patios and open-toe shoes. Who can deny the contagious excitement of the people in television commercials, leaping to-and-fro in light colored denim and pastel tank tops? And what about the new summer-menu of that restaurant down the street? Indeed, we let ourselves believe that summer […]

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In Business and Life the Sisterhood Must Stick Together

When I was younger, I never paid much attention to International Women’s Day. I wondered why we needed to celebrate being women; why did we need to single ourselves out? So the day used to come and go with me wondering what the fuss was all about. Perhaps it was because I grew up in a business environment of extreme competition and a time when women were just beginning to […]

My Economic Destiny  – A Motivational Composition
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My Economic Destiny – A Motivational Composition

By Ana Garcia Grande I grew up having absolutely EVERYTHING my heart desired. I never knew we were poor, my parents never allowed the “poor” mentality to be programmed. It wasn’t until my teen years that I realized I had come from poverty. I recall that from the early age of three or four, I would ask my mother to make an unplanned purchase for me, and rather than say […]

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The First Step to Talking Money With Women

Feb 8, 2013 Women have stories. We share our stories with one another and make sense of our lives through our stories. Our lives consist of seemingly endless stories woven together with bits of thread and a little bit of patchwork along the way. Within the stories we find our meaning and our connection — to each other and to ourselves. Where men find comfort in facts, women find comfort […]